Sonoma Springs Brewing Company is a small brewery located in the heart of wine country. We are in search of an experienced brewer to join our growing team.
About the Company
Although we have been around since 2008, we completely relaunch the brewery in 2015, moving locations, rebuilding our brewhouse, and reopening our taproom. With the relaunch complete, we are getting ready for a big 2018. We have a new 4 vessel 15BBL brewhouse, 4000+BBLs of fermentation capacity, and a new canning line coming. Despite 100% growth in 2017, we are expecting another double in 2018 and need brewing help!!!
About the Role
We operate in a team environment, with all brewers taking part is all parts of the brewing process, whether cold or hot side. That said, qualified candidates should feel comfortable with the following activities:
Operating the brewhouse including milling, mashing in, transferring of wort, pitching yeast, etc
Setting up batches, Yeast Harvesting, and Yeast Disposal
Disposing of spent materials
Cleaning and sanitizing tasks such as Fermenter, BBT and other tanks CIP/Scrub/Sanitation, Mill cleaning, sweeping, cleaning hoses, parts, etc
Packaging operations such as bottling, kegging, dock work when needed
Managing production logs and inventory levels in partnership with our operations team
Monitoring fermentation to ensure quality
Designing recipes for new beers
Communicating with the entire Sonoma Springs team including Sales, Operations, and Production Team
Background, Experience, Skills:
Must be a great communicator and a team player
Must be able to lift 165 pounds
Must have at least 5 years of production brewing experience
Must be a self starter and a driver
Formal brewing education is a plus but not required with the right level of prior experience
Must be willing to try new things! We love innovation and experimentation!
We offer competitive salary
Health benefits, free beer, and merchandise
The ability to join a small growing team on the ground floor of a well-funded restart brewery, you will absolutely have a say in what we brew
Join our team, live in one of the most beautiful places in the world, brew beer and live the good life. In-person interview is required! Thank you for your interest!!!